Cyber Security Track
Network+, Security+ or Workplace Equivalent
The Host Architect Certification is a vendor-neutral credential exam for IT Professionals looking to expand their foundational knowledge of developing and maintaining a Host Based Architecture that focuses on security.
The Host Architect program provides the student with the knowledge for developing, researching and designing security features at the organization’s Host communications level. The program will instruct the student with creating complex host security architectures to protect data within an organization from being exfiltrated from the host.
The Host Architect student will additionally be responsible for toolsets and protocols associated with cryptographic communications at the host OS level. Focus on Host OS Level threats and analysis of those threats will also be an emphasis within this program.
The OpSec Cyber Security Institute’s Host Architect Certification will focus its training and structured labs with the standard domain structure containing:
Domain 1: Host OS Architect Basics
Domain 2: Host OS Inter-connectivity and communications
Domain 3: Host Protection with Cryptographic Standards
Domain 4: Host OS Threats and Characteristics
Domain 5: Host Threat Prevention Techniques
Host Architect Structured Lab Format: 30%